The three-day average is well over 1,000. And deaths continue to rise, with 22 more.
The governor finds a bit to spin with (but chose to ignoring the continuing triple-digit rise in active cases):
There are 908 new COVID-19 cases in AR. Our new cases continue to be far too high but we are testing at a high level. It’s good to see a small decrease in hospitalizations. Continue to take this virus seriously. Wear a mask, keep your distance & enjoy your weekend.
The line is open.